Tamil Nadu Government

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  • Over 600 medical teams to help rain victims: TN CM

    Over 600 medical teams to help rain victims: TN CM

    Tamil Nadu government has pressed into service 601 medical teams to cater to people in rain-affected areas in different parts of the state, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said on Sunday. Already, 401 medical camps were in place in affected parts......

    November 5, 2017
  • Jaya's death: Inquiry panel to submit report in 3 months

    Jaya's death: Inquiry panel to submit report in 3 months

    An inquiry commission, set up by the Tamil Nadu government to probe former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's death, will look into the circumstances leading to her hospitalisation last year and subsequent treatment, the government has said. The commission shall submit......

    September 28, 2017
  • Election Commission to hear dispute over AIADMK symbol on Oct 5

    Election Commission to hear dispute over AIADMK symbol on Oct 5

    The Election Commission will hear the dispute over the 'two leaves' symbol of the AIADMK on October 5, six months after it was frozen when the two warring factions of the party had staked claim to it. The EC has......

    September 22, 2017
  • Tamil Nadu: Five killed after SUV fell from flyover

    Tamil Nadu: Five killed after SUV fell from flyover

    Five persons were killed and one seriously injured when their SUV fell from a flyover after hitting a Tamil Nadu government bus at Thekkalur in nearby Tirupur district today, police said. The victims, all men, were yet to be identified.......

    September 22, 2017
  • Karnataka strongly opposed to Cauvery Management Board: Siddaramaiah

    Karnataka strongly opposed to Cauvery Management Board: Siddaramaiah

      Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said his government was opposedto the formation of the Cauvery Management Board and that the lawyers representing the state had been asked to put forward this position very strongly in the Supreme Court. “The......

    September 21, 2017
  • Arvind Kejriwal urges Kamal to enter politics

    Arvind Kejriwal urges Kamal to enter politics

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday urged movie actor Kamal Haasan to join politics. The Tamil icon said all those opposed to corruption -- the AAP leader included -- were his "relatives". After Kejriwal flew down here and met......

    September 21, 2017
  • 'Kejriwal to have political discussions with Kamal Haasan'

    'Kejriwal to have political discussions with Kamal Haasan'

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will meet Kamal Haasan in Chennai tomorrow and the two will have "political discussions", a member of the Aam Aadmi Party said today, amid indications the veteran actor may join politics soon. Haasan has been......

    September 20, 2017
  • Chidambaram attacks Tamil Nadu Speaker for disqualifying 18 MLAs

    Chidambaram attacks Tamil Nadu Speaker for disqualifying 18 MLAs

    Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Tuesday attacked Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal's decision to disqualify 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs as "blatantly partisan" to help the minority government and said the state has become a "theatre of the absurd".......

    September 19, 2017
  • TN Speaker asks Sasikala faction MLAs to appear on Sept 14

    TN Speaker asks Sasikala faction MLAs to appear on Sept 14

    Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal on Friday directed the 19 AIADMK legislators belonging to the faction of jailed party General Secretary V.K. Sasikala to appear before him on September 14. This the second notice to the lawmakers owing allegiance......

    September 8, 2017
  • Will bring down TN government if assembly not convened: DMK

    Will bring down TN government if assembly not convened: DMK

    DMK's Working President M.K. Stalin on Friday said his party and its alliance partners will protest till the AIADMK government falls in the state if the Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao does not convene the assembly within a given time. Attending......

    September 8, 2017
  • DMK will not come to power through back door: Stalin

    DMK will not come to power through back door: Stalin

    DMK Working President M.K. Stalin asserted on Saturday that his party would never come to power in Tamil Nadu through the "back door" despite there being tremendous political uncertainty in the state. He insisted that the AIADMK government may collapse......

    September 2, 2017
  • DMK seeks time with President, to press for floor test of EPS govt

    DMK seeks time with President, to press for floor test of EPS govt

    The DMK has sought a meeting with President Ram Nath Kovind on August 31 to press for an immediate floor test in the Tamil Nadu Assembly so that the Edappadi Palaniswami government can be asked to prove its majority. Disclosing this......

    August 29, 2017
  • MoU signed for low cost flights in Tamil Nadu

    MoU signed for low cost flights in Tamil Nadu

    The Tamil Nadu government and the Civil Aviation Ministry on Thursday signed a MoU to implement low cost regional air connectivity in the state. The Tamil Nadu government said the MoU was signed in the presence of Chief Minister K Palaniswami.......

    June 8, 2017